Webinar: Assessing the Challenges of Lease Returns

This webinar took place April 28, 2020

The lease return process can be challenging for leasing companies, airlines and MRO in good times. With the prospect of a plethora of aircraft and engines lease returns as airlines adjust to these changing times, how will the industry handle this? What opportunities are there to complete some of the returns during the typically slow MRO summer period? 

Watch the full recording above to hear the panel discuss the market landscape and plot future strategies for the route forward.


  • Graeme Crickett, CTO, SMBC Aero Engine Lease
  • Allan Rennie, Technical Director, KV Aviation
  • Bill Gibson, Partner, Vedder Price

Moderator: Lee Ann Shay, chief editor MRO, Aviation Week Network


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